28 May 2013
UAE’s Solar Power Capacity to Reach 20GW by 2030, Predicts Masdar Institute Faculty MENA Region May Require 120GW in New Generation Capacity with US$250 billion Investments by 2017 The UAE could eco...
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27 May 2013
Saudi Arabia is planning the solar party of the decade. How to get in was a highlight in CSP Today’s new Live Debates series. It is probably the greatest experiment ever in solar power. Take a rich ...
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22 May 2013
Glasspoint, a California company testing a technology to coax oil from the ground using the sun’s heat, is considering building a factory in the region should it receive enough local demand. I...
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21 May 2013
In a region that derives its electricity from sprawling power plants that generate millions of kilowatts every day, it is little surprise that the advance of solar power is measured in utility-scale...
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14 May 2013
Marc Norman, ESIA’s Director of Marketing and Communications, participated in panel discussion hosted by CSP Today on the subject of “Saudi Arabia’s 41GW Solar Power Program.” Saudi Ar...
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12 May 2013
For many British businesses, oil remains central to their commercial relations with the Middle East. BP, for example, is keen to be part of the new concession for Abu Dhabi’s main onshore oilfie...
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12 May 2013
Dubai: Dubai is on track to become the first city in the Middle East to use solar energy to irrigate landscaped roundabouts. The Dubai Municipality has already started irrigating 35 such roundabouts u...
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12 May 2013
Last month, Mauritania flipped the switch on a 15-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic power plant. As solar power stations go, that’s small stuff. But for the west African nation of 3.4 million people, the p...
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12 May 2013
Scientists have announced a collaborative project to develop a cost-effective photovoltaic system capable of concentrating the incoming solar radiation to the power flux of 2000 suns and convert it to...
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12 May 2013
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A solar power production scheme stretching across North Africa and into the Middle East is being expanded to generate 1.12 gigawatts of energy for the regio...
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